Positions in Counseling Centers

Position Title
Staff Psychologist

University
University of the Sciences (Philadelphia, PA)

Department
Student Health & Counseling/ Division of Student Affairs

Salary Range

Position Description
This position reports directly to the Associate Director of Counseling, and to the Assistant Director of Counseling, when the Associate Director is absent. The position is a 28-hours per week, 10 months per year position. The weekly schedule for this position will be 4-days, as agreed upon with the Associate Director.

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Conduct Evaluation and Treatment of individual undergraduate and graduate students using a range of modalities, including: intake assessment/triage, crisis intervention, time-limited case consultation, ongoing counseling, and referral
• Assist with Preventative Outreach/ Systemic Consultation to the Campus Community (including faculty, staff, and/or students) in designated domains (ex: Violence Prevention, Cultural Diversity, Student Life, Academic Support & Retention, Severe & Persistent Mental Illness, etc.), relying on such methods as tailored needs assessments, program planning & evaluation, psycho-educational group facilitation, grant development, etc.
• Assist with the Graduate Psychology Training Program, including supervision of masters- and doctoral-level practicum students and interns (schedule permitting)
• Provide After-Hours Coverage as part of an on call rotation for Counseling clients and collaborate on campus-level crisis incidents, in coordination with Associate Director and Assistant Director of Counseling
• Attend and Participate in Departmental-, Division-, and Campus-Level Meetings, and related administrative tasks (as assigned & schedule permitting)
• Pursue Opportunities for Professional Expertise Development and complete continuing education activities as required by state licensing board regulations



Minimum Qualifications
Pennsylvania license to practice Psychology


Desired Qualifications
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

• Doctoral degree in Clinical or Counseling Psychology (PhD, PsyD or EdD) from an APA accredited program preferred.
• Three years of experience working with college student population

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:

• Demonstrated commitment to working with a diverse student population and in particular with health professionals in training
• Supervision and training experience preferred with graduate psychology/ counseling trainees
• Applicants with clinical proficiency in men’s health, familiarity with specific ethnic minority student group needs, psycho-educational training and/ or curriculum design, program evaluation and/ or applied/ clinical research will be given special consideration.




University Description
Please visit the following link for detailed information: www.usciences.edu


Region Description
Please visit the following link for detailed information:
www.visitphilly.com


Required Application Materials
Letter of interest, professional vita, and contact information for 3 references familiar with professional clinical work. Any successful candidate will be required to complete a full background check as a condition of formal offer of employment with the University. USciences in an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer.

Application Deadline
Applications will be reviewed as received until position is filled. A select number of finalists will be contacted to schedule an interview.

Starting Date
On or around August 15, 2013

Send Applications To:
Dr. Karen Levinson, Ph.D.

Mailing Address

Philadelphia, PA 19104

Phone Number
No phone inquiries, please

Email Address
k.levins@usciences.edu

Web Address
http://www.usciences.edu/shac

This listing expires on:
8/27/2013


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